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Hilton Chicago

The 2023 AACE International Conference & Expo will be held at the Hilton Chicago. Located approximately 18 miles from Chicago O'Hare and approximately 12 miles from Chicago's Midway Airport, the Hilton Chicago is where all the action is. Book your hotel stay first to save $100 on your Conference & Expo registration.

Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

By rail: Take the CTA Blue Line train to the Jackson stop. This is the only subway train leaving O’Hare. Walk 0.6 miles southeast to 720 S. Michigan Ave.

By car: Take Southbound Kennedy Expressway (I90/94) to exit 52A- South Union Avenue/Roosevelt Road. Turn left at the second stoplight at Roosevelt Road. Drive 1 mile to Wabash Avenue, then turn left, heading north to the fourth stop light, which is Balbo Drive. Turn right, heading east, and the hotel parking garage entrance will be on your right.

Distance from hotel: 18 miles | drive time: 45 min

Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

By rail: Take the CTA Orange Line train to the Roosevelt stop. This is the only subway train leaving O’Hare.Then, walk 0.5 miles north to 720 S. Michigan Ave.

By car: I-55 North to Chicago. North on Lakeshore Drive. West on Balbo. The hotel is 2 blocks down on the left.

Distance from hotel: 12 miles | drive time: 25 min

The hotel does not provide a shuttle service.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

AACE International is closely monitoring the continuing developments pertaining to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). We want to assure colleagues planning to attend our upcoming Conference & Expo that safety and security are our top priorities.

At this time, there is no plan to cancel or postpone the AACE Conference & Expo. AACE is tracking all travel restrictions issued by the U.S. Government, as well as information and guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO). We will provide further updates as events warrant. Colleagues who have questions can contact AACE by email at

All individuals are encouraged to take care. Please follow these recommended guidelines provided by the CDC to prevent illness:

1. Clean your hands often.
2. Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
3. Stay home if you are sick.
4. Cover coughs and sneezes.
5. Wear a facemask if you are sick or caring for someone who is sick.
6. Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily.


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  • Valet Parking: $79/night (+ tax)
  • Self-Parking: $65/night (+ tax)

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